Welcome to Lockhart Shire Council

Home of the True Country Spirit

Lockhart Shire nestles in the heart of the Riverina and is one of the regions most productive agricultural and pastoral areas. Of strong pioneering heritage and steeped in history, Lockhart Shire's main towns and villages include Lockhart, The Rock, Yerong Creek, Pleasant Hills and Milbrulong. Each community has its own unique character and history, and the Shire offers visitors a relaxed country atmosphere steeped in history.

Lockhart is centrally situated 62km southwest of Wagga Wagga, 62km east of Narrandera and 105km north of Albury. The Rock is on the Olympic Highway 25km south of Wagga Wagga with Yerong Creek another 15km down the highway.

Census 2021 - 10 August

The Census is coming this August

The Census is a national count of every person and household in Australia. Census data helps inform decisions that impact you and your community, from schools, healthcare, transport and infrastructure to local services. 

This year, you can complete your Census as soon as you receive your instructions if you know where you’ll be on Census night, Tuesday 10 August. Visit www.census.abs.gov.au for more information.


Expressions of Interest - The Rock Swimming Pool Lease

Expressions of Interest are now open for the management of The Rock Swimming Pool for the upcoming season.